Category Archives: London Sights

‘Time For Tea’ Installation – Scholten & Baijings at Fortnum & Mason for London Design Festival

October 1, 2018

Scholten & Baijings Time For Tea Installation at Fortnum & Mason

Scholten & Baijings Time For Tea Installation at Fortnum & Mason

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The first day of October is surely a sign that we have passed the seasonal shift and crept firmly into the autumn/winter territory with their attendant chills and festivities. The autumn equinox was ten days ago and I, for one, would quite like to spend the season tucked up here on this installation at Fortnum & Mason.  If you saw my piece from a few weeks ago, you will know that I love the tradition of afternoon tea. If you also read my blog regularly (thank you!) then you will know that I’m quite partial to Scandinavian design.Read More
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Highlights: London Design Festival – My Favourite Things

September 24, 2018

Uncommon Projects, Design Junction London Design Festival Fair 2018, Shoreditch LDF 18 (5)

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Last week was London Design Festival and goodness have I got a lot of pretties to show you today! Read More

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Places to Visit | Camille Walala at Now Gallery, London

September 1, 2017

Camille Walala installation at Now Gallery, colour hunting, pattern, mark and line making, current desig

Image: Design Soda

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It’s been a short working week thanks to the last bank holiday of the summer in the U.K. So I’m just dropping in with a short post today on something visually inspiring we saw over the weekend.Read More

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Aperture | Summer colour Hunting in London

August 12, 2017

Botanical pink bicycle mews house Fitzrovia london, summer pretty city, house painted black

Image: Design Soda

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Appearances can be deceiving, this looks like a hazy summers day in London doesn’t it? It’s actually a shot from back in the Spring when Summer was still promising its arrival.Read More

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Exhibition Preview | Plywood Material of the Modern World at the V&A

July 15, 2017

V&A Plywood Material of the Modern World chairs, furniture icons of modern design

 

Image: Design Soda|Plywood: Material of the Modern World at the V&A, sponsored by MADE.COM

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This week I went along to the press preview of the V&A’s Plywood: Material of the Modern World exhibition which opens to the public today. Maybe it’s the sign of a true design geek,Read More

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